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Name Thyra

Origin:From Old Norse words for thunder, thunder god and fight, battleTools:

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About the name Thyra in particular

Languages of use:German, Scandinavian
Topics:Asteroid 115 Thyra, diameter 79.83 km, period 7.241 years
Popularity:no rank in any popularity list in this database
Similarly written:Thyrza, Tyra, Chyna, Cyra, Hera, Hira, Kyra, Lyra, Mayra, Moyra     Details
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About Thyra, the group of names with the same origin as Thyra

Language of origin:Old Norse
Info about origin:possibly a female form of the Old Norse name Tyr, the name of the god of war
 or a shortened from of a name which had the meaning Thor's fight
Words:thorr = the thunder, the thunder god  Old Norse
 vig = the fight, the battle  Old Norse
Topics:Germanic mythology
Variants' top ranks:35:Tyra Sweden 2006
Somehow related to:Tyr
Old/original forms:Thyri Old Norse
Name variants:Thyra, Tyra   Sortable list   Details